• General Atomics Aeronautical Systems Begins Demonstration Flights in Greece

    Today General Atomics Aeronautical Systems, Inc. (GA-ASI) begins a series of demonstration flights using its MQ-9 Guardian Remotely Piloted Aircraft (RPA). The flights, being hosted by the Hellenic Air Force (HAF) and staged out of Larissa Air Base in Greece, showcase the maritime surveillance capabilities of the MQ-9, as well as the GA-ASI-developed Detect and Avoid (DAA) system.“We appreciate the HAF’s support with our customer ...
  • Lockheed Martin & Drone Racing League Announce A.I. Robotic Racing Circuit Champions

    Lockheed Martin and The Drone Racing League (DRL), the global, professional drone racing circuit, today announced the winning AlphaPilot team of the 2019 Artificial Intelligence Robotic Racing (AIRR) Circuit, the premier autonomous drone racing series that accelerates AI innovation through futuristic sports competition. During Friday night's AIRR Championship, Team MAVLab, the drone research lab of the Delft University of Technology in The ...
  • SkyX Announces Gold Sponsorship of New Kuwait Summit

    SkyX Ltd is leveraging its global momentum and expanding its presence in the Middle East as a Gold Sponsor this week at the New Kuwait Summit. SkyX Chief Technology Officer, Jason Braverman, will be participating in a panel on Kuwait's living environment and how new technology can support local energy companies on December 11. The sponsorship follows the announcement of two new strategic partnerships at the Dubai Airshow last month. ...
  • Volocopter First eVTOL Startup to Receive Design Organisation Approval by EASA

    Urban Air Mobility pioneer Volocopter announced today that the European Union Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) awarded the company Design Organisation Approval (DOA) following a series of thorough audits. The approval is a confirmation by EASA that Volocopter is performing its tasks as an aircraft manufacturer in a controlled and safe manner. As an approved Design Organisation, Volocopter has a competitive edge in development speed, while guaran...
  • SkyWatch.AI Drone Insurance Launches Partnership with ParaZero Drone Safety Systems

    SkyWatch.AI Drone Insurance, a prominent risk-assessment and InsurTech platform for the drone industry and ParaZero, the leading developer of advanced drone safety systems, announced today a collaboration that will allow drone pilots, using the SafeAir Parachute to receive reduced rates on their drone insurance. The companies have teamed up in order to further benefit safe pilots who take extra measures to reduce drone risks. Pilots with ...
  • Bell Autonomous Pod Transport 70 Wins Popular Science “Best of What’s New in Aerospace” Award

    Bell Textron Inc., a Textron Inc. (NYSE: TXT) company, announces that Popular Science recognized the Bell Autonomous Pod Transport (APT) 70 with a Best of What’s New Award in the Aerospace category for 2019. In 2018, Bell received a Best of What’s New Award in the Aerospace category for its Bell V-280 Valor Joint Multi-Role Technology Demonstrator. This continued recognition validates Bell’s commitment to technology advancement and ...
  • Workhorse Sells SureFly And HorseFly To Moog Inc

    Workhorse Group Inc., an American technology company focused on providing sustainable and cost-effective electric mobility solutions to the transportation sector, announced that it has completed two separate business transactions with Moog Inc. ("Moog"), a worldwide designer, manufacturer, and integrator of precision control components and systems, involving Workhorse's SureFly® assets and its HorseFly™ operating unit, respectiv...
  • Drone Aviation and LTE Advanced / 5G-NR Wireless Technology Provider ComSovereign Announce Merger

    Drone Aviation Holding Corp., a developer of specialized, tethered aerial monitoring and communications platforms serving national defense and homeland security customers, announced today that it has closed on a merger with ComSovereign Corp, a U.S.-based consortium of 5G telecommunications radio, silicon photonics and power systems designed for the next generation of global networks.The newly merged company will focus on supplying ...
  • Aerodyne Acquires Measure’s Drone Services Business

    Aerodyne Group, an international AI-driven, drone-based managed solutions provider, today announced the acquisition of a controlling interest in the services business of Measure UAS, Inc., a leading aerial intelligence company. A new business entity, Aerodyne Measure Inc., has been formed to serve enterprise clients in North America.Aerodyne Measure brings together the expertise of two leaders in the global drone services industry. ...
  • Australian Defence Force Selects GA-ASI’s MQ-9B for Project Air 7003

    General Atomics Aeronautical Systems, Inc. (GA-ASI), the world’s leading manufacturer of Remotely Piloted Aircraft Systems (RPAS), has been advised that the Australian Government has selected GA-ASI’s MQ-9B SkyGuardian® variant to provide the Armed RPAS for the Australian Defence Force (ADF) under Project Air 7003. This follows the Government’s announcement in November 2018 that GA-ASI would provide Armed RPAS to the ADF. The ADF ...